Surf online, be happier and smarter

Two recent studies (Semel Institute-UCLA, Phoenix Center) attribute online usage by adults 55+ with reduced rates of depression and increased cognitive brain function, stimulating sections of the brain that control decision making and complex reasoning.  Simple online searches can help make cognitive processing more efficient, in as short as one week.   iHealthbeat article.  Phoenix Center Policy Paper, Internet Use and Depression Among the Elderly PDF.  Semel Institute article.